To smack or not to smack?

I have never smacked my daughter, she has always listened to me but now she is 3 and answering back or yells NO! She placed herself in a dangerous situation the other day...


16 children die in one week

Quote: ATLANTA (Oct. 9) - Health officials said Friday that 76 children have died of swine flu in the U.S., including 16 new reports in the past week — more evidence the new...



My son is 22 months and he has Bronchitis. This is the second time in this month that he has had it. Is it something that im doing wrong. Why does he keep getting it.

Started by Miranda on 04/26/2011 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 04/28/2011 by Miranda


Divorce issues?

My boyfriends parents recently split up. His mom kicked his dad out for cheating, but neither of us think he cheated. In fact we know he didn't. But....... he came close. He's...

Started by √v^√v^√♥ on 06/22/2011 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 06/23/2011 by √v^√v^√♥


mood swings during pregnancy

i am pregnant and very irritable. my boyfreind gets very frustrated with me because he is not used to seeing me this way. is there any way i can make him understand that im only...


breastfeeding stories.

i love hearing these. what is your funniest BF story?? mine... My daughter, me, and my husband were out to eat at a local mom and pop shop WITH THE BF LOGO(had to throw that...

Started by Hannah on 12/04/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 12/13/2009 by Amber



My stepson is 7 years old and has been on Ritalin and Concerta before, both to no avail. The psychologist is now referring him to a psychiatrist, and wants to start him on...


That’s outrageous!!!

Ever seen some outrageous things involving kids and their parents around your community? Like “that kid is not in a car seat and im doing 70 and that lady just passed me up”...


Need Advice.

I know that I never had children. So I don't know How it feels when You have children or to recover from a C-Section. But I just had a Hysterectomy and I have the same kind of...

Started by Shannon on 06/21/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 06/21/2010 by Joan


Anyone with this Jerry-Springer-ish situation?

Here's the story: In 2000, I had been dating "Ted" for a month when I got pregnant. I decided to keep the pregnancy. We broke up a month later, and I gave him the choice to stay...

Started by Melanie on 08/28/2010 in Single Moms

Last update on 08/13/2011 by Christina


Cots - drop side or not

Hi there, I'm looking for advice on cots. Is it best to have one with drop sides or without? There are many opinion's out there regarding safety and ease of use. I'm not tall,...


Shold I make a switch?

My son will be 10 months on the 27 and from the day he came home from the hospital he has been in his own room which is directly across from ours. He has always been a great...